CHINA 2019 - GUILIN TO XI'AN April 7th 2019 DAY 7 - An early start today for our flight to Xi'an, home town of our guide, Grace. We arrived and began with a tour of Xi'an City Wall. Xi'an is the ancient capital of China and the wall was required to protect the inner city residents. A moat is being reconstructed around the wall. Our hotel for tonight is amazing, LanXi International Hotel, can't complain about the level of service here. After ... read more
Asia » China » Shaanxi » Xi'an For centuries China stood as a leading civilization, outpacing the rest of the world in the arts and sciences, but in the 19th and early 20th centuries, the country was beset by civil unrest, major famines, military defeats, and foreign occupation. A... ... read more
Welcome to my Travel Blog. I started this profile for our 2018 USA Tour and our 2019 China Tour. Now that world traveling has changed immensely due to the pandemic, I wonder how our travels will ultimately be affected, but I anticipate that soon, we will again travel to our most favored destinations, see wonderful sights, have exciting adventures and meet the local people and like minded travelers like ourselves.
Whilst my preferred destination is America, riding the magnificent highways & byways, we are also excited about visiting the UK and catching up with friends.
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